bite stick

bite stick

An orthodontic device used to place rubber bands on orthodontic appliances (e.g., braces).
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Animal control officers found five treadmills used to run the dogs; five bite sticks that are typically used to pry open the dogs' jaws; a scale; two shopping bags full of veterinary supplies, including staple guns and IV equipment; and a blood-spattered back room, according to court records.